Musicáre – Vision and Values

Sharing the joy and benefits of music with the senior living communities of Columbia, South Carolina

Mission:

  • To spread the joy and benefits music making to multiple rest homes, rehab facilities, and retirement communities throughout the community of Columbia, South Carolina via the disciplines of Piano Pedagogy and Performance, Music Therapy, and Recreational Music Making.

Vision:

  • Short-Term Vision
    • To provide an environment in which the residents of the Agape Senior Enhanced Care Unit in West Columbia, South Carolina can enjoy, experience and participate in music making on a monthly basis, regardless of music aptitude or physical ability.
  • Long -Term Vision
    • To provide an environment in which the residents of multiple rest homes, rehab facilities and retirement communities can enjoy, experience and participate in music making on a monthly basis, regardless of music aptitude or physical ability.

Values:

  • Music possesses healing and therapeutic properties that are highly beneficial.
  • Everyone should have the opportunity to experience and participate in the numerous benefits of music making.
  • Each music program should be customized to the preferences of the residents in order for the experience to be maximally beneficial.
  • Everyone is capable of making music regardless of age, physical ability or aptitude.